The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grunt
Rank 161 184 191
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +7
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 20 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.74% 1.00% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 3
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
Grunt
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
731 600 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.21% 14.94% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 640 513 544
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Grunt across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Grunt Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Grunt
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Grunt across the Manchester region.

Grunt Salary Trend in Manchester

Grunt
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Grunt across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Grunt Salary Histogram in Manchester

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Grunt also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Grunt.

1 29 (96.67%) JavaScript
2 28 (93.33%) HTML
2 28 (93.33%) CSS
3 20 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 17 (56.67%) Sass
4 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (53.33%) E-Commerce
6 14 (46.67%) PHP
6 14 (46.67%) jQuery
7 11 (36.67%) HTML5
8 8 (26.67%) Magento
8 8 (26.67%) LESS
8 8 (26.67%) CSS3
8 8 (26.67%) TDD
8 8 (26.67%) MVC
9 7 (23.33%) Symfony
9 7 (23.33%) User Experience
9 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (20.00%) Umbraco
10 6 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (20.00%) Zend
10 6 (20.00%) Workflow
10 6 (20.00%) Finance
10 6 (20.00%) Web Design
10 6 (20.00%) C#
10 6 (20.00%) .NET
10 6 (20.00%) MySQL
10 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 5 (16.67%) Web Services
11 5 (16.67%) Jasmine

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Grunt also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Grunt. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.00%) Umbraco
2 4 (13.33%) WordPress
3 3 (10.00%) IIS
3 3 (10.00%) Apache
3 3 (10.00%) CMS
4 2 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (6.67%) Node.js
4 2 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Photoshop
2 3 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Magento
2 2 (6.67%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) Jasmine
2 5 (16.67%) Bower
3 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.00%) MSBuild
4 2 (6.67%) NUnit
4 2 (6.67%) Subversion
4 2 (6.67%) MSTest
4 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.33%) Gradle
5 1 (3.33%) Xdebug
5 1 (3.33%) PHPUnit
5 1 (3.33%) Behat
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Automotive
2 1 (3.33%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (56.67%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (23.33%) PHP Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Designer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Designer
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (93.33%) HTML
1 28 (93.33%) CSS
2 17 (56.67%) Sass
3 14 (46.67%) jQuery
4 11 (36.67%) HTML5
5 8 (26.67%) LESS
5 8 (26.67%) CSS3
6 7 (23.33%) Symfony
7 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (20.00%) .NET
8 5 (16.67%) Web Services
8 5 (16.67%) REST
8 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 5 (16.67%) Backbone.js
9 4 (13.33%) React
9 4 (13.33%) XML
9 4 (13.33%) XHTML
10 3 (10.00%) SVG
10 3 (10.00%) LAMP
10 3 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) RIA
2 1 (3.33%) Semantic Web
2 1 (3.33%) Social Media
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) E-Commerce
3 8 (26.67%) MVC
3 8 (26.67%) TDD
4 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.00%) Web Design
5 6 (20.00%) Workflow
5 6 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (13.33%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) OO
7 3 (10.00%) BDD
8 2 (6.67%) Web Development
8 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (3.33%) Android Development
9 1 (3.33%) iOS Development
9 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.33%) Refactoring
9 1 (3.33%) Progressive Enhancement
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) JavaScript
2 14 (46.67%) PHP
3 6 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Capistrano
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
1 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Zend
2 5 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 3 (10.00%) Google
3 3 (10.00%) EPiServer
4 2 (6.67%) Adobe
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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